UofL ATHLETICS | Vince Tyra Previews 2017 Governor's Cup

11/22/2017 05:03 PM

The annual Governor’s Cup football clash between Louisville and Kentucky takes place on Saturday afternoon in Lexington.

The Wildcats (7-4, 4-4) host the Cardinals (7-4, 4-4) inside Kroger Field. Kickoff is set for 12 p.m. ET.

Last season, UK upset UofL 41-38 inside Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.

Spectrum News’ Andrew Chernoff sat down with Louisville Interim Athletic Director Vince Tyra on Tuesday morning. He asked the former UK baseball player to preview Saturday’s game:

During their conversation, Tyra gave plenty of praise to Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

Whether he is working sporting events or not, he always loves talking sports. He is a prolific tweeter, so if you want to stay “in the know” about sports in the Bluegrass, follow Andrew on Twitter @ADChernoff. If you have a story idea for our sports team, send it to Andrew at Andrew.Chernoff@charter.com.

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